Tag Archives: Rajan Zed

Hindus say minority rights ignored in Kenya’s new polygamy law

Kenya: Hindus have stressed that feelings and rights of minorities were not kept in mind when President Uhuru Kenyatta signed Kenya’s marriage bill into law on April 29, which legalized polygamy. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA), said that polygamy was not practiced in contemporary Hindu society. Marriage was taken very seriously as it was considered ...

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Hindus urge Kenya’s President to consider minority rights before signing polygamy law

Kenya: Hindus have urged Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta to keep in mind the feelings and rights of minorities before signing Kenya’s marriage bill which legalizes polygamy. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that polygamy was not practiced in contemporary Hindu society. Marriage was taken very seriously as it was considered a sacred rite and highest ...

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Hindus laud Football Board on allowing head covers

Hindus have welcomed the decision of International Football Association Board (IFAB) for allowing the players to wear head covers. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that “it was a step in the right direction”, although it was long overdue. This modification was approved at the 128th Annual General Meeting of IFAB (formed 1886), chaired ...

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Hindus term Quebec restriction on religious symbols as cynical

USA: Hindus have strongly criticized proposed Charter of Quebec Values restricting display of religious symbols in public sector; calling it cynical, incoherent and shocking proposal; incompatible with the 21st century world. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that governments should not be in the business of telling people how to dress. Quebecers should come ...

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Hindus want Quebec Soccer Federation disciplined on turban ban

Canada: Hindus are urging Canadian Government and Canadian Soccer Association to discipline Federation de soccer du Quebec for their turban ban, which they say smelled of intolerance and was not acceptable in 2013 world. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that statement of Brigitte Frot, CEO of Federation de soccer du Quebec, that Sikh ...

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